Barrett the courthouse dog played ball with his handler Nicole Cornale in the halls at the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis.

Minnesota's 'courthouse dogs' help soothe vulnerable victims

Three Minnesota county attorney's offices employ dogs trained to read cues to ease stress.
Shaved beef with au jus and freshly made potato chips are served up at a new Minneapolis sandwich shop.
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January 21
Our food writers share the highlights of their weekly dining experiences.
A Kresge store on Nicollet Mall, circa 1960.
Variety

Minnesota's five-and-dime stores were the Target of 20th-century Main Street

January 21
Dime stores offered everything from socks to hamburgers.
Kane Brown
Variety

Country star Kane Brown dares to show his vulnerability in concert in Minneapolis

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His show at Target Center was a triumph of heart, humility and humanness.
Zack de la Rocha last performed with Rage Against the Machine at Target Center during the Republican National Convention in 2008.
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Minneapolis' twice-delayed Rage Against the Machine concerts are delayed again

January 21
The May 15-16, 2022, dates with Run the Jewels at Target Center will be rescheduled.
Louie Anderson appeared at the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association to promote his Emmy-winning TV series “Baskets,” which brought him anoth
Variety

Minnesota comedy legend Louie Anderson dies of cancer at 68

January 21
The Emmy-winning St. Paul native maintained close ties to his home state throughout a four-decade career that spanned stage, film and TV.
Sadie Botine and her puppy, Cassius
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'Secrets of Playboy' paints Hugh Hefner as the devil

January 21
What TV critic Neal Justin is watching this week.
TV & Media

'Downton Abbey' fans will swoon over HBO's 'Gilded Age'

January 20
Julian Fellowes' new period drama is set against the backdrop of economic and societal changes in America.